Wall paintings at the Sullivan Dorr residence, Providence, Rhode Island

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1877

Location Note

photo albums # 131, 133, 134

GUSN

GUSN-194513

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Description

Bound album of 10 albumen prints, 1877, documenting wall paintings at the Sullivan Dorr residence, Benefit Street, Providence, Rhode Island. Title page indicates that the purpose of the album was specifically to record these frescoes on the walls of the front entry and parlor. Inscribed Sullivan Dorr Ames from Sullivan Dorr Esq., Christmas, 1877. Stamped "S" on cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

historic houses
frescoes (paintings)
photograph albums
albumen prints

Additional Identification Number

album number 133

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 10 7/8 x 13 7/8 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1981

Reference Code

PC009.133

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Places

Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)

Record Details

Material Type

photograph albums
albumen prints

Other People

Dorr , Sullivan

Subjects

Fresco

Descriptive Terms

Sullivan Dorr House
Providence , Rhode Island

Description Level

Item

Location Note

photo albums # 131, 133, 134